Michael Stevens

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The Observer has embarked on a two year quest to come up with a list of books that have shaped the Anglo-American imagination. Which are your top titles?<p>Robert McCrum loves a good list: after the author and Observer writer spent over two years compiling and reviewing his 100 best novels written in …

This Is the Key to Happiness, According to Psychotherapists

The story you tell yourself about your life.<p>When your vision of your life story is inadequate, depression can result.<p>Psychotherapists actually help …

An Undersea Volcano May Be Erupting Off The US Northwest Coast

Geologists have good reason to believe that an active underwater volcano, the Axial Seamount, is erupting about 300 miles (482 km) off the coast of …

Seafloor

27 Famous Ads You Didn't Know Were Based on Blatant Lies

These days everyone knows that you can't take advertisements at face value. Photoshop, misleading wording, deliberate omission of certain facts -- …

12 of the Most Distracting Extras in Movie History

Background actors, also known as extras, have one of the most important jobs on a film shoot. They contribute to the overall believability of a scene …

10 Simple Things You Can Do Today That Will Make You Happier, Backed By Science - Part 2

Written by Joe Martino of Colletive Evolution<p>The last 5 things you can do today that will make you happier.<p>We are all in search of happiness it …

Happiness

Paul McCartney: Working with Kanye West reminded him of John Lennon

Kanye West and Paul McCartney made waves earlier this year when they hit the studio together and recorded an album’s worth of recording. However, as …

Music

John Lydon: The Foul-Mouthed Yob Sets The Record Straight

John Lydon, a.k.a. Johnny Rotten, is a name that conjures images of a scrawny punk thrashing around the stage with The Sex Pistols, giving confrontational interviews with MTV VJs, or just generally raising hell. Maybe you think of his innovative post-punk band Public Image Ltd. Or, well, his stints …

Top 10 Online Deals for 5/2

There have been some fantastic online deals posted this week. In case you missed anything, here are my favorites:<p><b>Thermos FOOGO Phases 11-Ounce Straw</b> …

Top 100 Gadgets Trends in May

There are a lot of big, bold ideas included in the list of top May 2015 gadget trends. However, living in an information age, people acclimatize to …

10 Scientific Explanations For Our Weird Behaviors

Humans do weird stuff. Sometimes, we don’t even realize our behaviors are strange until we really stop to look at ourselves objectively. Then, it’s …

Psychology